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Michael V. Krenitsky, American librarian.

Background

Krenitsky, Michael V. was born on November 15, 1915 in Duquesne, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Alexander and Anna (Beresnak) Krenitsky.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Washington and Jefferson College, 1938. Bachelor of Science in liberal studies, Carnegie Institute of Technology, 1947. Master of Arts, Southern Methodist University, 1954.

Career

Librarian, Pennsylvania Industrial School, Camp Hill, 1941-1943; Librarian, Texas Military College, Terrell, 1947-1949; circulation librarian, Texas A. and M. College, College Station, 1949-1951; associate librarian, Texas A. and M. College, 1951-1961; professor library science, Michigan Technology U., Houghton, since 1961; library director, Michigan Technology U., 1961-1979; library director emeritus, Michigan Technology U., since 1979. Visiting professor Library School, Texas Woman's U., Denton, summer 1960. State Department International Cooperation Administration appointee to Indonesia to survey university library problems, 1959.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles professional journals.

Membership

Member Michigan Board for Libraries Advisory Committee on Michigan's Reference and Research Resources, since 1966. Member executive council Michigan Library Consortium, since 1974. Treasurer College Station United Fund, 1960.

Served with Army of the United States, 1943-1946. Member American Library Association, Michigan Library Association (chairman academy library division 1969), International Association Agricultural Librarians and Documentalists, History Society Michigan (member awards committee since 1972), Association College and Research Libraries, Phi Delta Theta.

Connections

Married Jane Rook, June 15, 1941. Children– Jane Ann (Mistress Richard Williams), Michael V., John Rook.

father:
Alexander Krenitsky

mother:
Anna (Beresnak) Krenitsky

spouse:
Jane Rook

child:
Jane Ann Krenitsky (Mistress Richard Williams)

child:
Michael V. Krenitsky

child:
John Rook Krenitsky